Finland, Porvoo – Day 5

The morning started by bus trip to Porvoo, the old wooden city about 50 km to the east from Vantaa.

On the bus to Porvoo

Founded nearly 800 years ago, Porvoo is the second oldest city in Finland. One can feel its long history when walking on its charming streets. For centuries, the city has been a source of inspiration for many Finnish artists.

Porvoo, Finland

Finland is a Christmas country and that day happened to be the opening of a Christmas season. There was Santa Claus walking on the streets and all the Christmas lights were lightning. It really was beginning to look like Christmas!

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